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CURTIS'S FLOWER GARDEN DISPLAYED
Written by Tyler Whittle; Christopher Cook. Illustrated by Edwards Sydenham.
Stock no. 1822023
Published by Magna Books. 1st thus 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

120 Plates from the years 1787-1807 with new descriptions by the authors. Reproductions of plates from the first 25 bound volumes of the Botanical Magazine. Green glazed pictorial boards, colour illustrations. ISBN: 1854221493. Light fading to boards, boards a little scuffed. Text block a little grubby, contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed, lightly faded to spine and lightly worn at top of spine.

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THE HERITAGE OF THE ROSE
Written by David Austin. Illustrated by Susan Cooper-Willis.
Stock no. 1818235
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Describes over 900 rose varieties, examines the historical development of the rose, and discusses its place in the garden scene. Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1851490205.

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PASSION FLOWERS
Written by John Vanderplank.
Stock no. 1818231
Published by Cassell. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour photos and b/w line illustrations. 176 pages. ISBN: 0304340766. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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MY GARDEN IN SUMMER
Written by E.A. Bowles.
Stock no. 1818222
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

David & Charles Reprints (originally published in 1914). A book for those who know their plants well enough to recognise and value the incredible amount of gardening expertise in it, and who will enjoy the discourses and asides, seasoned with humour and humanity. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715357085. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little grubby.

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HOURS OF GLADNESS
Written by Maurice Maeterlinck. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 2123611
Published by George Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

20 exquisite mounted colour plates of flowers. Large format. Cream cloth, gilt title and decoration to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. Bumping to corners and spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Some foxing and browning throughout, although plates are in excellent condition, lovely and bright and clean! All plates present.

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MY GARDEN JULY 1940 (VOL. 20 No. 79)
Written by Theo A. Stephens; W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1609236
Published by My Garden. 1940. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. An intimate magazine for garden lovers. Contains article by W.E. Johns: 'The Passing Show'. Cover edges creased and foxed. Book has tobacco smell.

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MY GARDEN MAY 1940 (VOL. 20 No. 77)
Written by Theo A. Stephens; W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1609235
Published by My Garden. 1940. Very good condition.

Card wraps. An intimate magazine for garden lovers. Contains article by W.E. Johns: 'The Passing Show'. Cover edges creased.

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MY GARDEN APRIL 1937 (VOL. 10 No. 40)
Written by Theo A. Stephens; W.E. Johns.
Stock no. 1609234
Published by My Garden. 1937. Very good condition.

Card wraps. An intimate magazine for garden lovers. Contains article by W.E. Johns: 'The Passing Show'. Cover edges creased.

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TROPICAL ORNAMENTALS
Written by W. Arthur Whistler.
Stock no. 1207278
Published by Timber Press. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

Precise descriptions and more than 450 colour photos allowing for accurate identification. Pictorial card wraps. 542 pages. ISBN: 088192475X. Name stamp to half-title and foredge.

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THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY DICTIONARY OF GARDENING
Written by Fred J. Chittenden; Patrick M. Synge.
Stock no. 1207215
Published by Oxford University Press. 2nd 1956. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

5 volumes. Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Includes Supplement. B/w illustrations. 2nd edition. Names stamps to front endpapers and foredges.Wrapper to Vol I has a sunned spine. Wrapper corners slightly rubbed.

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THE EUROPEAN GARDEN FLORA FLOWERING PLANTS VOLUME II
Written by James Cullen; Sabina G. Knees; H. Suzanne Cubey; et al.
Stock no. 1207199
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2nd 2011. Fine condition.

Casuarinaceae to Cruciferae. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. xix + 642 pages. 2nd edition. ISBN: 9780521761512. Book mint except for namestamp to front endpaper and foredge.

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THE EUROPEAN GARDEN FLORA FLOWERING PLANTS VOLUME III
Written by James Cullen; Sabina G. Knees; H. Suzanne Cubey; et al.
Stock no. 1207198
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2nd 2011. Fine condition.

Resedaceae to Cyrillaceae. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. xix + 620 pages. 2nd edition. ISBN: 9780521761550. Book mint except for namestamp to front endpaper and foredge.

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